Honor 8 comes to China!

Honor 8Huawei’s Honor 8 is announced in China, which is the flagship smartphone of the company. It comes with 7.45mm slim body and metal frame, glass at the back. The smartphone has fingerprint sensor at the back and has 5.2-inch Full HD display with 2.5D curved glass display. It is powered by Octa Core Kirin 950 processor which is Huawei’s own top best processor line up. It runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow with EMUI 4.1 on top.

The Honor 8 sports dual 12MP rear camera with laser auto focus and 1.76 micron pixel size which will enhance the low light clicking experience. It packs with 3000mAh battery which supports fast charging.


The honor 8 will be coming in Pearl White, Sunrise Gold, Midnight Black, Sakura Pink and Sapphire Blue colours. The price tag or the 3GB RAM with 32GB storage is 1999 yuan (approx. Rs. 20050) and for the 4GB RAM with 32GB storage is 2299 yuan (approx. Rs. 23,050) and lastly for the 4GB RAM with 64GB storage is 2499 yuan (approx. Rs. 25,070). No word on global roll out.

Huawei honor 8 specifications are

  • Processor: Octa-Core Kirin 950 (2.3GHz 4 x A72 + 1.8GHz 4 x A53) 16nm
  • GPU: Mali T880-MP4
  • Display: 5.2-inch Full HD 2.5D curved glass, 96% NTSC color gamut, 1920×1080 pixels
  • RAM/ Memory: 3GB RAM with 32GB storage, 4GB RAM with 32GB / 64GB storage, expandable up to 128GB with microSD
  • Camera: Rear 12MP dual camera with dual-tone LED flash, Laser AF, f/2.2 aperture, 6P lens, 1.4um pixel size/ Front 8MP with f/2.4 aperture
  • OS: Android 6.0 Marshmallow with EMUI 4.1
  • SIM: Hybrid Dual (nano + nano/microSD)
  • Connectivity: 4G LTE, Wi-Fi a/b/g/n/ac (2.4GHz and 5GHz), Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, NFC, USB Type-C
  • Battery: 3000mAh with fast charging